Computer keeps shutting down 




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Today is Saturday, March 4

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DearWebby

Todays Bonehead Award:
Florida woman avoids arrest, 
then is jailed after boasting of attack
Details at  Boneheads
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Today, March 4 in
1634 Samuel Cole opened the first tavern in Boston, MA. 
 
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______________________________________________________ Reported by the Bausell Sailor An INTERNATIONAL BONEHEAD AWARD has been earned by Antisha Andrea Brown 23, West Palm Beach Florida Florida woman avoids arrest, then is jailed after boasting of attack A West Palm Beach woman who initially avoided arrest following an alleged attack against a pregnant woman is in the Palm Beach County Jail after she bragged about the assault on social media, according to an arrest report. Antisha Andrea Brown, 23, is facing charges of aggravated battery with a weapon and aggravated battery on a known pregnant woman and is being held without bond. The 19-year-old victim told police that she and another pregnant 19-year-old woman were in a car Dec. 24 when Brown began chasing them around Riviera Beach in her own vehicle. At one point, Brown allegedly menaced the victims with a crowbar and pointed a Taser at them, the report said. Brown ended the chase by crashing into the victims’ vehicle, leaving it inoperable. Riviera Beach police chose not to arrest Brown the day of the incident, the report said. That changed when the victim told police that Brown went on social media “boasting” about destroying the victim’s vehicle while adding the crash would make the victim “walk for the holidays,” the report said. ______________________________________________________ Tech Support Pits From: Liz Re: Computer keeps shutting down Dear Webby I have a problem. Every few minutes or so, my comupter shuts down and restarts itself, even if I am in the middle of doing something. It is most annoying, and I am almost ready to toss the thing. Also, I had been using Incredimail but it was causing problems. Since deleting it, I am no longer receiving mail from my cousin in England. He is at @tsco.net. I hope you can help. Thanks. Liz Dear Liz That sounds like either -your computer is severely overheating, -or you have one of the Shut-Down viruses. Run a good virus scan like Malwarebytes to rule out the viruses. If the machine won't stay up long enough for that, then you'll have to either clean it yourself or bring it to your friendly neighborhood computer fixer. Desktop computers are easy to clean out. Just open the side panel, vacuum out the dust bunnies, clean the heat sinks and fans with Q-tips and Windex, and close it up again. Laptops require a small Philips screwdriver to open. If that does not help, then you have to bring it to a friend or store, that fixes computers. He can stick an alternate temporary hard drive in there instead of yours, and find out in a minute if the problem is the computer or a virus. If it is the computer, dump it. If the CPU or the motherboard are bad, then they are not worth fixing any more. Just get a brand new computer for less than what some places like Staples charge for trying to fix it. Have FUN! DearWebby
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Today on March 4
1634 Samuel Cole opened the first tavern in Boston, MA. 

1681 England's King Charles II granted a charter to William
Penn for an area that later became the state of
Pennsylvania. 

1766 The British Parliament repealed the Stamp Act, which
had caused bitter and violent opposition in the U.S.
colonies. 

1778 The Continental Congress voted to ratify the Treaty of
Amity and Commerce and the Treaty of Alliance. The two
treaties were the first entered into by the U.S. government.


1789 The first Congress of the United States met in New York
and declared that the U.S. Constitution was in effect. 

1813 The Russians fighting against Napoleon reached Berlin.
The French garrison evacuated the city without a fight. 

1826 The first railroad in the U.S. was chartered. It was
the Granite Railway in Quincy, MA. 

1837 The state of Illinois granted a city charter to
Chicago. 

1861 The Confederate States of America adopted the "Stars
and Bars" flag. 

1877 Emile Berliner invented the microphone. 

1880 Halftone engraving was used for the first time when the
"Daily Graphic" was published in New York City. 

1902 The American Automobile Association was founded in
Chicago. 

1904 In Korea, Russian troops retreated toward the
Manchurian border as 100,000 Japanese troops advanced. 

1908 The New York board of education banned the act of
whipping students in school. 

1908 France notified signatories of Algeciras that it would
send troops to Chaouia, Morocco. 

1933 U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt gave his inauguration
speech in which he said "We have nothing to fear, but fear
itself." 

1942 "Junior Miss" starring Shirley Temple aired on CBS
radio for the first time. 

1947 France and Britain signed an alliance treaty. 

1952 U.S. President Harry Truman dedicated the "Courier,"
the first seagoing radio broadcasting station. 

1952 Ronald Reagan and Nancy Davis were married. 

1954 In Boston, Peter Bent Brigham Hospital reported the
first successful kidney transplant. 

1975 Queen Elizabeth knighted Charlie Chaplin. 

1991 Sheik Saad al-Jaber al-Sabah, the prime minister of
Kuwait, returned to his country for the first time since
Iraq's invasion. 

1994 Bosnia's Croats and Moslems signed an agreement to form
a federation in a loose economic union with Croatia. 

1997 U.S. President Clinton barred federal spending on human
cloning. 

1998 Microsoft repaired software that apparently allowed
hackers to shut down computers in government and university
offices nationwide. 

1998 The U.S. Supreme Court said that federal law banned on-
the-job sexual harassment even when both parties are the
same sex. 

1999 Monica Lewinsky's book about her affair with U.S.
President Clinton went on sale in the U.S. 

2002 Canada banned human embryo cloning but permitted
government-funded scientists to use embryos left over from
fertility treatment or abortions. 

2012 Vladimir Putin won re-election in Russia's presidential
election.

2017  smiled.


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